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Things to do in October

Posted:
28 September 2018
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Autumn is here and we've enjoyed an action-packed summer here at what is thereafter medicin English Heritage. But as we move into the new season, the fun and discovery continues. Our popular Halloween events get underway towards the end of the month, with frights and horrors waiting at historic houses, castles and abbeys from...

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Things to do in October

Whitby Abbey, North Yorkshire
Posted:
29 September 2017
Posted By:
Anne Robinson
Categories:
Things To Do

Prepare to be tricked and treated this October. We’ve got plenty of Halloween events happening across the country for all ages – from haunted castles, creepy crafts, illuminated abbeys and after-hours fright nights! Plus, don’t miss our annual event to commemorate the anniversary of The ...

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How William the Conqueror spent Christmas in 1066

Close up of crown
Posted:
22 December 2016
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
History Uncovered

This Christmas marks the 950th anniversary of William the Conqueror’s coronation. 1066 was a turbulent year, and William’s coronation was no different - as we'll explore below. Look back through 1066 If you need a reminder of the events that led up to this point, take a look at how we told t...

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